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English definition of “down vest”

down vest

noun [C]     US
a short , warm jacket without sleeves that is filled with the soft feathers of a duck or goose Coats, jackets and cloaks
(Definition of down vest noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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